Double Arm Transplant Recipient Tells Donor's Family 'I'll Never Give Up'

Ex-Marine sergeant, John Peck, says he will make the best of "our new arms" and will "drive on through the pain" to achieve career dreams, holding his girlfriend's hand.
2:20 | 10/05/16

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Transcript for Double Arm Transplant Recipient Tells Donor's Family 'I'll Never Give Up'
Yeah. And so say the. It's going to be hearts these fair let me. My deepest condolences to my daughter's family. I'm not eating it tries you know what you're going through this. By we'll tell you this. Your loved one's death will not be for nothing. Every day that I looked down at our new arms. I will drive on through the pain and will never give up. I will remember his selflessness and his gift to the day I die. We'll not taken for granted. That was the hard part. Heartfelt. Heart felt sincere thank you today doctors and nurses. Physical therapists and occupational therapists that. Have gone helped me through this stressful time it means the world to me. Sorry it's my support team in the foundations that have been here since the beginning. And heart. Do you have Jessica and my. Gratitude for life. To Jessica. Mark. Without you I won't be here. And when it comes so far so fast. I love you. Continue to look and hope that you stand by my sides of the dead. I think when. My dream job since I was twelve was to be a chef because of my donors give. I actually weddings and come and doing things. I plan on going to call her school traveling to Paris and Italy to learn about their techniques. Coming back and competing on the next Food Network star. Hopefully here. Gionta and Bobby Flay John thank you are at the next Food Network star. As a result the surgery. I'll be able to pursue my drinks but. What means more to me. At all that as one day areas I'll be able all dressed as an act if the people and that truly is precious.

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